TITLE

THEY BUILD MEN INTO JOBS

AUTHOR(S)
High, Stanley
PUB. DATE
April 1940
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;4/27/1940, Vol. 212 Issue 44, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the Williamsport Plan employment program imposed in the city in Pennsylvania during depression in the 1930s. Efforts of George H. Parkes, head of the Industrial Department of the Williamsport School District, in establishing a school for the program; Percentage of students in an experimental class early in 1931 who moved out into private employment five months later; Commitment of the school not to abandon its students until they acquire jobs.
ACCESSION #
20600231

 

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